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Burach-Born Tired-Green Trax

Deirbhile-Farewell Farewell-Starlight-Deirbhile

Connla-Cosmos-The Next Chapter-Connla



Cassie and Maggie-Jimmy’s -Sterling Road-Cassie and Maggie

Colleen Raney & Colm Maccarthaigh-Lord Franklin-Cuan-Cuan Music

Paul McKenna-Darcy and Erins-Stem the Tide-Mad River

Daimh-Turas DHomhsa chuan ma Galldached-The Rough Bounds-Daimh



Susan McKeown-The Hare’s Lament-Lowlands-Green Linnet

Open the Door for Three-Heavy is My Fate-The Joyful Hour-Open the Door

Daoiri Farrell-Valley of Knockanure-True Born Irishman-Daoiri Recordings

Rory Cambell and Malcolm Stitt-John Griffins-Field of Bells-KRL



Colleen Raney and Colm Maccarthaigh-Lads of the Fair-Cuan-Cuan Music

Goitse-Changing Lanes-Tall Tales and Misadventures-Goitse

Dave Curley and Mike Broderick- The Pleasure will be mine-A Brand New Day-Curley

Wendy Stewart-All Things are Quiet Silent-Standing Wave-Green Trax



Genticorum-Le Brandy Culotte-La Bibournoise-Musication

Nomos-Rin na Mara-I won’t be Afraid anymore-Green Linnet

Grada-A L’Envers-The Landing Step-Compass

Jim Malcolm-Highland Mary-Aquaintance



Jenny Sturgeon-Linton-From the Skein-Tamarach

Grainne Murphy-The New Mown Hay/Maids of Kisco-Short Stories

Canach-Twa Corbies-The Moons of Glenloy-Lochshore

Eilidh Shaw-The Sound of Sleet-Birl-Esque-Alba



Open the Door for Three-Beeswing-Pat Broaders, Liz knowles, Kieran O’Hare

Niamh ni Charra-Cailleach An Airgid-Happy Out-Imeartas

Derish-Swallow’s tail-Spirit-Compass

Duncan Chisholm-The Whire Bird-Sandwood-Copperfish









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April 1 playlist

Kind of an April-Fool show today: avoiding Irish and Scottish music, and venturing into non-Celtic music that nevertheless resonates in some way with this genre.

Saith Rhyfeddod “Hyd y Frwynwen/Rhuad Teirw’r Dyffryn” from Goreuon Canu Gwerin Newydd (The Best of New Welsh Folk Music) (1997) on Sain SCD 2146

Plethyn “Breuddwyd Glyndŵr” from Drws Agored (1991) on Sain SCD 4033

Ar Log “Y Gwr a’i Farch / Pant Corlan yr Wyn (The Gent and His Mare / Lamb’s Fold Valley)” from Ar Log I-III (1976-1981) (2001) on Sain SCD 2303

Carreg Lafar “Ysbryd y Werin/Mae’r Ddaear yn Glasu” from Goreuon Canu Gwerin Newydd (The Best of New Welsh Folk Music) (1997) on Sain SCD 2146

Set break


Gudrun Walther & Jürgen Treyz “Carlotta’s Jig” from duo (2017) on Walther & Treyz Records

Comas “Het Luiaardsgild/ Lazy Waltz” from CHARGE (2012) on Mad River

Tour De France “En Passant la Riviere/Carree de Vouvray” from Music of the French Provinces (2003) on Independent

Wolgemut “Bretonischer Tanz” from Shauspiluden on Wolgemut

Set break

Vasen “30-Års Jiggen” from Nordic Roots (2001) on NorthSide

Ranarim “High Mountains, Low Valleys” from Nordic Roots 3 (2001) on NorthSide

Marin/Marin “Vadmalsglitter” from Skuggspel (2013) on Dimma Sweden

Värttinä “the village awaits the new moon” from Nordic Roots 2 (1999) on NorthSide

Set break

Genticorum “La-bas dans la Prairie” from Avant l’Orage (2018) on Unknown

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Genticorum “Reel Lenoir” from Avant l’Orage (2018) on Unknown


Ben Miller, Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald “O Cha Teid, Cha Teid Meise” from A Day at the Lake (2017) on Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald

Ben Miller, Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald “Southwest of Shinness” from A Day at the Lake (2017) on Ben Miller & Anita MacDonald


Gwalarn “Ar soudarded’zo gwisket e ruz” from Fest Vraz (Musiques Bretonnes – The Sounds of Brittany – Celtic music Keltia Musique) on Keltia Musique

Rozaroun “Gavotte pourlet” from Le Fest-Noz d’Eog on Coop Breizh

Annie Ebrel “Dañs ar c’hi” from Nuit de la St-Patrick on Keltia Musique

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Berrogüetto “A Forza das Mareas” from Viaxe por Urticaria on Fol Musica

Susana Seivane “Taramundi e Alén” from Susana Seivane (1999) on Green Linnet

Llan de Cubel “Llonxana” from Llan de Cubel: IV (1996) on Iona Records

Carlos Nunez “Aires de Pontevedra” from The Burren Backroom on Independent

Set break

Faustus “Death Goes a Walking” from Death and Other Animals (2016) on Westpark Music

Sam Kelly “Banish Misfortune” from The Lost Boys on TCR Music

The John Renbourn Group “John Barleycorn” from A Maid In Bedlam (1977) on Sanctuary Records Group Ltd.


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Alasdair Fraser-The Sweetness of Mary-Return to Kintail-Culburnie

Michael Black-The Willow Tree-Michael Black-Compass

Three Mile Stone-Old Innishowan-Irish Music from San Francisco


Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh–Seoithin -Daybreak-Compass

Deanta-The Usual Suspects-Whisper of a Secret-Green Linnet

John Doyle, Nuala Kennedy, Eamon Cleary- Lovely Nancy-The Alt-Under the Arch

Kevin Crawford-Phil and Rory’s-Carrying the Tune-Brooklyn Boy Records


Heidi Talbot-High Germany-Distant Future-Compass

Open House-The Okarina-Hoof and Mouth-Green Linnet

Wendy Stewart-The Dusty Miller/Love and Whiskey-About Time 2

Ossian-The Carrying Stream-The Carrying Stream-Green Trax


Old Blind Dogs-Tramps and Hawkers-Fit-Green Linnet

Eilidh Shaw-Liz Carroll’s-Heepirumbo-CD Trax

Dougie MacLean-Broken Wings-Marching Mystery-Dunkeld

Maddy Prior, Rose Kemp, Abbie Lathe-I Need you to turn to-Bib and Tuck-Park


John Doyle-Captain Glenn-Wayward Son-Compass

Joe McKenna-The Buachaill Dreota/Jackie Tar-The Irish Low Whistle

Maggie MacInnes-Cearcall min G’healalch-Oren na Mna

John McSherry-The Slide from Grace-Soma-Compass-Compass


Teresa Horgan and Matt Griffin-Fair Flowers of the Valley-Brightest Sky Blue

Johnny Connolly-Marcelle and Marcel-Bridgetown-Green Linnet

Sean Keane-Meeting is a Pleasure-Turn a Phrase-Kells

Patrick Street-The Raheen Medley-Live-Grenn Linnet


Maggie Boyle and Steve Tilson-Silver Dagger-Of Moor and Mesa-Green Linnet

Teresa Horgan and Matt Griffin-Roscommon Reel-Brightest Sky Blue-H & G

Michael Black-Little Pack of Tailors-Michael Black

Usher’s Island-The Half Century Set-Usher’s Island




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Alasdair Fraser-Independence Trail-Dawn Dance-Culburnie

Runa-Erin, Gra mo Chroi-Jealousy-Runa

June McCormick And Michael Rooney-Aghaidh Jhanuis-Draiocht-Draiocht Music



Dougie McLean-Ca the Yowes-Tribute-Dunkeld

Cythara-Women of Ireland/Morrison’s Jig/Over the Hills and Far Away-Plucked and Hammered-KRL

Mairead ni Mhaonaigh-A Oganaigh Og-Na Mooney-Traditional Arts

Usher’s Island-The Half Century Set-Usher’s Island-Compass



Mary Jane Lammond Wendy MacIssac-Air aGhille Tha mo Run-Seinn-Factor

John Doyle Usher’s Island-Heart in Hand-Usher’s Island-Compass

McKasson and McDonald-The Cheese Closet-Harbour

Julie Fowlis-Puirt-A-Beul-Every Story-Machair



Archie Fisher-Yonder Banks-Sunsets I’ve Galloped Into-Snow Goose

Deanta-The Usual Suspects-Whisper of a Secret-Green Linnet

Jim Malcolm-The Echo Mocks the Corncrake-The Corncrake-Beltane

Steve Baughman-Leitrim Queen-Farewell to Orkney-Celtic Guitar



Runa-Farewell to Tarwathie-Live-Runa

Ensemble Galilei-The Celt-The Mystic and the Muse-Dorian

Steve Byrne-Young Jessie O Bonnie Dundee-Songs from Home-Green Trax

Grainne Murphy-The New Mown Meadow/Maids of Mount Kisco-Murphy



Cassie and Maggie-The King’s Shilling-Sterling Road-Cassie and Maggie

Joe McKenna Contentment is Wealth-The Irish Low Whistle-Shanachie

Battlefield-Battle of Waterloo-The World’s Room-Green Linnet

Billy McComiskey-Keogh’s/Maggie Lynn-Outside the Box-Compass



Karen Casey and John Doyle-Exile’s Return-Exile’s Return-Compass

Cythara-Cunningham’s Odd Dance-Plucked and Hammered

Ed Miller-The Spanish Lady-Never Frae my Mind-Wellfield

Franco Morone-The Road to Lisdoonverna-The Road to Lisdoonvarna





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Liz Carroll-Letter to Peter Pan-Lost in the Loop-Green Linnet
Cara Dillon-Spenser the Rover-Hill of Thieves-Proper
Connie McKennit-Women of Ireland-Celtic Mist-Maggie’s Music


Maighread ni Dhomhnaill- Is Fada Liom Uaim I-No Dowry-Shanachie
Maire Breathnach-The Mystic Jigs-Fiddler’s Green-Blix
Steve Tilson-Night Visiting Song-Solorubato-Fellside
Janet Harbison-Love’s Comfort-Harpestry-Imaginary Road


Danny Carnahan-Glenlogie-Journeys of the Heart-Celtoid Records
Kevin Crawford and Cillian Vallely-Man from Moyasta-On Common Ground-Bally ‘O Records
Karen Matheson-Mi Le M’uillin-Voices of Celtic Women-Shanachie
Grey Larsen-The Gathering-The Gathering-Sugar Hill


Rachel Walker-Ruith na Gaoith-Fon Ruel-Sholus-Skipinish
Anam-An Blew Treghys-Riptide-Green Linnet
Tim O’Brien-Mick Ryan’s Lament-Two Journeys-Howdy Skies
McKasson and Mc Donald-The Cheese Closet Set-Harbour-McKasson and McDonald


John Doyle and Karan Casey-Madam I’m a Darling-Exile’s Return-Comapss
Shannon Heaton-Grandfather’s Thoughts-The Blue Dress
De Temps Anton-La Turlutte du Rotoculteur-Musication
Ian Hardie-Liathach-Music and Song of Green Trax


McKasson-McDonald-Boy of Biscay-Harbour-McKassen and McDonald
Grainne Murphy-The New Mown Meadow/ The Maids of Mount Kisco-Short Stories-Murphy
Teresa Horgan and Matt Griffen-Kathy’s Song-Brightest Sky Blue-Horgan and Griffen
Daimh-Nuair a Chi Thu Caileag Bhoidheach-Crossing Point


Colleen Raney-I Live Not Where I Love-Lark-Raney
Michael McGoldrick and John McSherry-Trip to Ieland-At First Sight-Compass
Niamh ni Chara-Cailleach A Airgid-Happy Out
Eric Rigler-A Stor Mo Chroi-Magic and Mystery-Temple

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Tony McManus-Inveran/Devil in the Kitchen-The Maker’s Mark-Compass
Runa-Amhran Mhuighinse-Somewhere Along the Road-Runa
Three Mile Stone-Old Innishowan-Irish Music fom San Francisco-TMS

Malinky-Follow the Heron-Three Ravens-Green Trax
Cassie and Maggie-Sterling Road-Hearth PR
Jim and Susie Malcolm-Fiddle and Bow-Spring will Follow On-Beltane
Daimh-Hiu Ra Bho Nuair-Tuneship-Ostaig


Old Blind Dogs-Psychopomps-Where Ever Yet Be-Compass
Karen Casey and John Doyle-Sailing Off to the Yankee Land-Exile’s Return-Compass
Johnny Connoly-The Bush on the Hill/Bobby Casey’s-Bridgetown-Green Linnet
McKassen and McDonald-Bay of Biscay-HarbourMcKassen and McDonald


Robin Bullock-Rigler’s March/Rex’s Rambles-Earth and Sky-Maggie’s Music
Orla-Na Buachailli Alainn-The Water is Wide
Marla Fibish and Bruce Victor-Paddy Canny’s Toast-Noctambule
Ed Miller-The Rolling Hills of the Borders-Never Frae my Mind


Jena Moynihan-Haven-Woven-Moynihan
Karen Matheson-Nighean Dubh Nighean Donn-At the Heart of it All
Anna Murrey-Finbarr-Into Indigo-Lochshore
Sylvia Herold-Courting is a Pleasure-Crystal Tears


Rory Cambell and Malcolm Stitt-John Griffin’s-Lochshore
Christa Burch-Love of the Land-Love of the Land-Burch
Mark Dunlop-The Three Huntsman-Islands on the Moon-Green Trax
McKasson and Mc Donald-Theme for Scotland-Habour


Jim Reid-Daft Doft Donald-Yont the Tay-Green Trax
Colleen Raney-Canadee-I-O-Here This Home-Little Sun Records
Billy McComiskey-Keogh’s/Maggie Lynn’s-Outside the Box-Compass
Aiden O’Rorke-Mangersta Beach-Sirius-Vertical

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Horslips “Drive the Cold Winter Away” from Drive the Cold Winter Away (Bonus Version) (2010) on Celtic Airs


Christa Burch “giant” from Love of the Land (2009) on Christa Burch

Dervish “Apples in Winter” from Harmony Hill (1996) on Dervish

Catherine-Ann MacPhee “Chi Mi’ N Geamhradh” from Chi Mi’ N Geamhradh (1991) on Greentrax Recordings

Set break

Julie Fowlis “Lon-dubh/Blackbird” from Cuilidh (2007) on Spit & Polish

Dougie Maclean “The Osprey” from Fiddle (1984) on Dunkeld Records

Andy M. Stewart “The Echo Mocks the Corncake” from The Man In the Moon (2006) on Green Linnet

Battlefield Band “The Golden Eagle / O’er the Moor to Maggie / The Highland Man Kissed His Grannie / Wissahickon Drive” from New Spring (2008) on Temple Records

Set break


Calum Alex MacMillan “Fonn Mo Leannain” from Till (2017) on Vertical Records

Alasdair Fraser & Natalie Haas “Freedom Come All Ye” from Ports of Call (2017) on Culburnie Records

Julie Fowlis “Fear a’ Bhrochain / Dòmhnall Binn” from alterum (2017) on Machair Records Ltd

Fras “Tom McHale’s” from Dile (2016) on Birnam

Station ID

Mary Ann Kennedy “Grioglachan” from An Dan (2017) on ARC Music

Set break


The Drunken Gaugers “The Broken Windscreen” from The Drunken Gaugers (2017) on Brooklyn Boy 1 Records

Lankum “Bad Luck to the Rolling Water” from Between the Earth and Sky (2017) on Rough Trade

Doyle McCusker Goldrick “The Wishing Tree” from The Wishing Tree (2017) on Under One Sky Records

Gudrun Walther & Jürgen Treyz “Maid on the Shore” from duo (2017) on Walther & Treyz Records

Réalta “Saltón De Meres / Pasacáis Del Xarreru (Asturian Tunes)” from Clear Skies (2016) on Réalta Records

Set break


Gillian Frame “Rothes Colliery (feat. Mike Vass, Euan Burton & Anna Massie)” from pendulum (2017) on Cheerygroove

Ross Ainslie & Ali Hutton “Fourth” from Symbiosis (2017) on Great White Records

Old Blind Dogs “Sawney Bean” from Room with a View (2017) on OBD Music

The Fire “Calum McKinnon” from Ignite (2017) on Independent

Set break

Patrick Ball, Lisa Lynne & Aryeh Frankfurter “An irish blessing” from A Winter Gift (2014) on White Strand Records

The Tannahill Weavers “Auld lang syne” from Best of the Tannahill Weavers (2006) on Green Linnet

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